The Foundling Museum would like to thank all our supporters whose generosity enables us to raise money for our charity and continue our ambitious and important programmes.

Current supporters

The Alfred Gillett Trust

Richard & Diana Allan

Arts Council England

Judith Bollinger

Peter Brown

The Cadogan Charity


The Eranda Rothschild Foundation

The Esmeé Fairbairn Foundation

The Foyle Foundation

The Friends of Thomas Coram

The Garfield Weston Foundation

The Golden Bottle Trust

Heritage Lottery Fund

John Lyon’s Charity

The John Paul Getty Jr Charitable Trust

W Eugene Johnston

Larissa Joy

Jamie & Julia Korner

The Michael Bishop Foundation

The Monument Trust

Jim Moyes

Oak Foundation

Old Coram Association

The Paul Mellon Centre

David Pike

The Pilgrim Trust

Simon & Victoria Robey

The Rose Foundation

Frederick Scheetz

Sir Sigmund Warburg’s Voluntary Settlement

The 1739 Club


The Wellcome Trust



The Foundling Museum was established in 2004 thanks to the generous support of the following donors.

Principal funder

National Heritage Lottery Fund

Supporting funders

Richard and Diana Allan

Sir Michael Bishop CBE

Bridge House Trust

Esmond & Susie Bulmer

The Cadogan Charity

The Clore Duffield Foundation

Credit Suisse First Boston

The Dr Mortimer & Theresa Sackler Foundation

Esmée Fairbairn Foundation

The Foundation for Sport & the Arts

The Foyle Foundation

The Garfield Weston Foundation

Sir Paul Getty KBE

The Golden Bottle Trust

The Headley Trust

The John Ellerman Foundation

Jamie & Julia Korner

Peter & Carol Lawrence

The Linbury Trust

The Manifold Trust

Paul Mellon KBE

The Michael Marks Charitable Trust

John & Sally Morton Morris

Jon Moulton

National Arts Collection Fund (with a contribution from the Wolfson Foundation)

Jannion Newton

Parnassus Foundation

PF Charitable Trust

The Pilgrim Trust

The Hon Richard & Victoria Sharp

Sir Siegmund Warburg’s Voluntary Settlement

Hugh & Catherine Stevenson

Patrick & Mavis Walker

Wellcome Trust


We are grateful to the Foundling Friends and Patrons, members of The 1739 Club and the Exhibition Supporters’ Circles for their ongoing support. We are also indebted to those donors who wish to remain anonymous.